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BISMARCK, N.D. - The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education today named Timothy P. Carlson chief auditor of the North Dakota University System.
Reporting jointly to SBHE and administratively to the NDUS Chancellor, this senior level position is responsible for leading the university system's internal audit function and conducting audits to mitigate risk.
"We are very pleased to have Mr. Carlson join our organization as chief auditor," said Dr. Kirsten Diederich, SBHE president. "We have been searching for the right candidate for this critical position, and Mr. Carlson has the right combination of solid management and internal auditing experience. He also is a good communicator and believes in taking innovative approaches to problem solving. He is a great fit for this position."
Carlson is a Certified Internal Auditor and has more than 20 years' experience in internal auditing, risk assessment, finance and operations. His expertise includes implementing complex information systems and designing internal controls, staff leadership and development and executive level experience in organizations subject to multiple Federal and state regulations. Carlson previously was a managing member of TPC & Associates, LLC, O Fallon, MO.; director of internal audit for the Catholic Healthcare Audit Network, Valley City, N.Dak. and St. Louis, MO.; and assistant administrator-chief internal auditor for Marquette General Hospital, Marquette, Mich. His education includes bachelor's degrees in Business Administration with Emphasis in Accounting and English with Emphasis in Written Communication from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn.